On Sunday, horror movie icon George A. Romero died after a battle with lung cancer, surrounded by his family.
Now, With his creative flame extinguished, many of his friends, colleagues and admirers are paying tribute to the beloved director, and sharing the ways in which his career and legacy impacted their own lives.
Horror author Stephen King -- who worked with Romero several times over the years, including their collaboration on the cult classic Creepshow in 1982 and The Dark Half in 1993 -- took to Twitter to share a few words of love for his friend.
"Sad to hear my favorite collaborator--and good old friend--George Romero has died," King wrote. "George, there will never be another like you." »
Similar News ItemsGuardians of the Galaxy (2014)
- It director reveals that the second movie will likely shoot next year (From Flickeringmyth. 20 July 2017, 3:40 AM, PDT)
- Sdcc: Check out Lego’s life-size Luke Skywalker build from Star Wars: The Last Jedi (From Flickeringmyth. 20 July 2017, 2:27 AM, PDT)
- Coming Distractions: Brooklyn becomes a war zone in this trailer for Dave Bautista’s Bushwick (From The AV Club. 19 July 2017, 6:42 PM, PDT)
- Walton Goggins Joins 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'; Here's What We Know So Far (From Movies.com. 19 July 2017, 2:00 PM, PDT)
- Christopher Nolan Slams Netflix Film Distribution Model as “Pointless” (From Collider.com. 19 July 2017, 11:19 AM, PDT)
- /Filmcast Ep. 427 – War for the Planet of the Apes (From Slash Film. 18 July 2017, 10:17 PM, PDT)
James Gunn (II)
- Dave Bautista praises the Russos’ handling of the Guardians of the Galaxy in Avengers: Infinity War (From Flickeringmyth. 19 July 2017, 9:05 AM, PDT)
- Stan Lee honored in Hand and Foot Print ceremony at Hollywood’s Chinese Theater (From TVovermind.com. 19 July 2017, 4:00 AM, PDT)
- Marvel Debuts Hi-Res Black Panther Stills Ahead Of Comic-Con (From We Got This Covered. 18 July 2017, 6:43 PM, PDT)